Easter – Dates, Eggs, Bunny & Gifts

Crucifixion
Crucifixion

We all have heard many stories of Easter and how Jesus Christ resurrected and spread love and positivity in the world by curing everybody and forgiving them for their sins. Where Christmas is celebrated by many non-christians, Easter has relatively less popularity as many do not have any clue what Easter is about and how much significance the day holds for every follower of Christianity. It is as important to Christians as Christmas, because the miracle of resurrection of their lord and savior Jesus Christ is the reason why their sins are quashed. It is believed that Jesus Christ died for our sins, he paid the price for our sins by being crucified. This idea that Jesus died for “Our sins” is called vicarious atonement. The whole idea makes us believe that Jesus took the sins of every person of the world upon himself and took the punishment which was meant to be for us. Every year churches across the world start the Easter commemoration activities from Good Friday, 2 nights before Friday is the day when Jesus Christ was crucified and it is commemorated as the day when he sacrificed his life. 

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